North Central Florida Air Conditioning Blog: Archive for the ‘Air Conditioning’ Category

3 Things to Do While Waiting for AC Services

Monday, September 13th, 2021

Here we are in September. The heat is luckily behind us, and we’ve got some exciting fall activities and weather to enjoy. Maybe you just went coat shopping last weekend, or you’re finally able to have the home to yourself every once in a while with the kids in school. All of this sounds great until we get hit with a heatwave when everyone isn’t expecting it.

It always happens, and even with fast AC repair in Newberry, FL, our climate is perfect for late-season heatwaves that strike when homeowners aren’t expecting them. If you thought your malfunctioning or old AC wasn’t necessary anymore because we’re done with summer, we urge you to rethink this.

When the heatwaves hit and you’re starting to panic after your AC breaks down, we’d like to help calm you down. Here are three great things you can do to help stay comfortable and make the job easier for HVAC technicians.

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Avoid AC Neglect with These Three Tips

Monday, August 16th, 2021

Air conditioner neglect is a problem that can be insidious. Anyone who is neglecting their air conditioner doesn’t know they’re doing it, but the effect takes its toll and sooner or later you’re dealing with an early replacement. In terms of cost, neglect can be a terrible problem because it can force you to spend more money on your air conditioner later, than paying minimally for services like maintenance and fast repairs now. Basically, neglect leads to wasted money and an air conditioner that can break down more easily.

Don’t worry! North Central Florida Air Conditioning is here to help! We’ve got some great tips that could help you avoid AC neglect and get in touch with us for air conditioning service in Gainesville, FL. These tips will help you stay on top of the condition your AC is in, and they’ll be useful for the future.

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Our Guide to Hiring the Perfect Professional for AC Repairs

Monday, July 19th, 2021

We know that when hot temperatures hit our area, it’s easy for our minds to wander towards our air conditioners. We start thinking about the worst-case scenario when our AC might falter on the hottest day of the year. Or, we might start regretting that skipped maintenance appointment that really should have been done during the springtime. What homeowners don’t think about too often, however, is who they’re paying to do these valuable services. AC repair in Gainesville, FL can be a pricey endeavor, so it’s becoming clearer every summer that hiring the right professional is a big decision to make.

Today, we’d like to talk about where our team stands. We’ll discuss why people choose us time and time again to fix their air conditioners, and why you might consider choosing us for the first time over an amateur. It’s time to take your air conditioning services to the next level.

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3 AC Efficiency Tips

Monday, July 5th, 2021

Well, it’s no surprise that summer temperatures are out in full force. If you turn on the news you’ll see reports of heatwaves hitting every corner of the country, including our neck of the woods. Luckily, we’re not the news, and we’re an HVAC company that’s ready for any temperature fluctuation that can possibly come. As your local team of specialists, we’d like to help you with some great tips to keep your home running efficiently.

Efficiency and comfort go hand in hand when it comes to air conditioning in Newberry, FL. The more efficient your air conditioner is, the more comfortable your home is likely to become. Likewise, the more comfortable your home is, that’s usually a good sign that your AC is running efficiently.

Either way, let’s talk about some ways to help improve the efficiency of your air conditioner and keep things comfortable!

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Replacing Your AC’s Air Filter: Our Quick Guide

Monday, June 21st, 2021

Air conditioners have air filters designed to ensure that the dust and debris from the outdoor air do not get in and damage the system. The primary reason for these filters is to protect the air conditioner and ensure that it can work optimally.

Over time, your AC’s air filters become clogged and ineffective at keeping the airflow going. You will need to replace your air filter to ensure that your AC keeps working properly for a long time.

Not sure how to replace the air filter in your AC? That’s where we can help.

Learning how to change the air filter in your AC is an excellent way to get the best out of air conditioning in Newberry and avoid the need for expensive repairs. We’ve created this post as a quick guide to help you learn how to replace your air conditioning unit’s air filter and get the best out of your AC for a long time.

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Is It Finally Time to Replace Your AC?

Monday, June 7th, 2021

You’ve been calling us for years whenever you need an air conditioning repair, and we appreciate it. We’re always willing to improve your life by improving your home! That said, even with our expert technicians being able to complete any job put before us, have you ever considered the fact that you’re calling too much for repairs? An air conditioner that’s frequently breaking down or that needs help too often can be a sign that it’s on its last legs.

We know that it can be hard to say goodby to an AC system that’s stood by you for ten years or more. But this is just a simple fact of the industry, air conditioning in Newberry, FL can only last between 10-15 years before you start paying way more than you should be.

So, in light of trying to save you money and keep your home comfortable, let’s talk about signs your AC needs to be replaced.

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AC FAQ: What Is Refrigerant?

Monday, May 24th, 2021

It’s no surprise that we think about air conditioners a lot here in Florida. We can sometimes even run our AC systems into the ground because we use them for most of the year. While we’re running these systems that keep us so comfortable, it’s important to think every once in a while about how they work.

If you’re a newcomer to the HVAC industry, or you’re an old-timer who wants a bit of a refresher on how your AC system works, then we can help. We want to talk about refrigerant, and answer some questions that homeowners might have about this material and how it relates to your air conditioning in Gainesville, FL.

We’ll go over the recent R-22 phaseout, signs you’ve got a refrigerant leak, and more! Just remember to call our team when you need help.

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Is Humidity Hurting My AC?

Monday, May 10th, 2021

It’s kind of impossible to live in Florida and not be inundated with tons of moisture in the air. When our northern neighbors use the term “muggy,” they’re usually referring to the climate that we experience for most of the year. It’s not crazy to think that humidity can be a real problem in the way of achieving efficiency and comfort.

However, we’re not in the business of stating problems without solutions! If you’re constantly calling us for AC repair in Newberry, FL, it could be from problems that are caused by humidity. After all, humidity can negatively impact your air conditioning to the point where it’s working a lot harder and suffering from wear and tear.

Let’s talk about why excess humidity is bad for your air conditioner, and brainstorm some solutions that can help you out of this predicament!

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Investing in a Heat Pump or Central AC?

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

This is a big question we get often by homeowners in our area. Which system should they invest in, a central air conditioner or a heat pump? Or, a lot of homeowners simply ask, “which system is better?”

This is a trick question. There are no better or worse systems, unless you’re talking about units that are separated by about a decade in age. There are systems that are perfect for some homes, and systems that are better for others. What we’re trying to say is, don’t put these units in a binary of better or worse. It’s time to think about what your home cooling needs are and how our team can help you reach those comfort goals.

Today, we’ll talk about which type of air conditioning installation in Gainesville, FL is better for your home, and how we can start the process as soon as possible.

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3 Quick Fixes for Any AC

Monday, April 19th, 2021

It’s that time of year. Temperatures are slowly rising, and our tolerance for heat and humidity is slowly dwindling as we get used to these new spring temperatures. At first, it’s wonderful to feel the warmth of the sun and notice all of the blooming plants. Then, humidity levels rise and we get downright miserable with our first few heatwaves of the year.

While this might seem fine since you’ve got an air conditioner, what if your air conditioner was really struggling last year? Do you think this year is going to go off without a hitch? If you need AC repair in Gainesville, FL then we urge you to call us for those repairs soon. The sooner the better.

However, if you’re still looking for minor ways to fix or improve your AC aside from professional repairs, then keep reading! We’ll give you a few pointers.

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